Police investigating murder near St James Power Station

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Police are investigating the murder of a 34-year-old man who died in hospital after being found stabbed near St James Power Station.

A police news release said officers on patrol discovered two injured men near the entertainment outlet on Sunday (12 Mar) at around 6:00am.

The 34-year-old had stab wounds on his head and back, while the other man, a 28-year-old, had head injuries. Both were sent to the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) where the 34-year-old was pronounced dead at about 6:45am on the same day.

The 28-year-old is currently warded at SGH for treatment.

Police have classified the case as murder and investigations are ongoing.